It was interesting trying to write really good lyrics for Foul Ducky-Duck, and then to write even better ones for Vachel. This strip nails in it every panel.
Oh, and I think that library card was based on mine from the Timberland Library in Olympia, WA.
I took a trip to Puerto Rico the year I drew this. I think right after my trip to Ireland, which was mostly very sad and bleak. But I look back and laugh. That’s all you can do.
Well, you see, orange is a color of the north kinda’ in Ireland, and thus of England etc. Hurling is kinda like Gaelic field hockey.
I’m not explaingin this very well. But it made sense at the time.
I’ve waited until the end to post the video, so that you can enjoy reading them first. My brother wrote the music to this, and I wrote the lyrics and sang the voices. It was really fun to create, especially because it meant I got to do a project with my brother.
I have always found it true that money doesn’t buy happiness. But it’s important to not be blinded by the fact, that if you have so little money that you have difficulty meeting your basic human needs, then yes, that severe LACK of money can keep you from happiness.
Deep thoughts for a Monday, i know. ;-)
It may not be a dying sister, but when we make life’s choices, and find we don’t like our path, we usually have to find NEW paths, because the previous one simply doesn’t exist anymore. Funny, that.